Longtime television partner of WWE CEO Vince McMahon, Dick Ebersol, 63, has resigned from his position as chief of NBC Sports, according to various news outlets that have reported the news. Ebersol was instrumental in the introduction of the XFL football league and giving it a prime place to air on NBC. He also was the producer of Saturday Night’s Main Event, including the short revival in the mid-2000s.
Site contributor Devin Cutting has sent word that WWE will be having a live event at the Ergo Arena in Gdansk, Poland on November 11, 2011. Tickets for the event go on sale on May 23rd. In addition, WWE will be returning to the state of Ohio in September of this year, with an event at the Huntington Center in Toldeo on September 6, a RAW taping at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland on September 19, and a SmackDown! taping at the Nutter Center in Dayton on September 20.